Six Anthems in Score. Capel BOND.

Six Anthems in Score

One of which is for Christmas Day. Composed by Capel Bond Organist of Coventry The Sixth Edition ... Price 7s. 6d.

London: Printed for the Author and Sold by Muzio Clementi and Co. [PN 796], [ca. 1800].

Folio. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 39, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved.

For solo voices and chorus (incl. figured bass). Praise the Lord ye servants; The glory of the Lord; O Lord our governor; Have mercy upon me O God; I will alway give thanks unto the Lord; Blessed be the Lord.

Disbound. Lower inner portion of most leaves dampstained; large pink dampstain to last several leaves; title soiled at upper margin.

Re-issue of the sixth edition. RISM B 3449.

The first edition of the present work was published by Longman and Broderip in 1769, the sixth published in 1777. Muzio Clementi took over the firm in 1798.

Bond is primarily known for his publication of Six Concertos (1766), with the Six Anthems being his only other known work. It "belongs to the parish church repertory, but has much of the complexity and polish of contemporary cathedral music." Owain Edwards in Grove Music Online.

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Price: $75.00  other currencies

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